Find An Advocate: Province-wide

Location: St. John's , NL , 70 The Boulevard, 1st Floor
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Addictions, Mental Health
Telephone: (709)753-8550
Other Telephone: Mental Health Crisis Line: 1-888-737-4668
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday to Friday
Advocacy Description: The Newfoundland and Labrador Division of the Canadian Mental Health Association is a voluntary, non-profit charitable organization established in 1964 to promote a better understanding of mental...
Tags: advocacy, mental health, mental health services
Location: St. John's , NL , 460 Torbay Road
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability
Telephone: (709)722-7011
Advocacy Description: Operating at the provincial and local levels, COD is an advocacy organization concerned with all persons with disabilities, promoting their rights and raising public awareness of their needs. COD is...
Tags: advocacy, disability, Persons with Disabilities
Location: St. John's , NL , 284 Lemarchant Rd
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Health, Mental Health
Telephone: 753-2560
Advocacy Description: Consumers' Health Awareness Network Newfoundland And Labrador (CHANNAL) is a provincial organization that exists to build and strengthen a self-help network among individuals who live with mental...
Tags: advocacy, mental health, mental health consumers, peer support, skill building, social support, survivors
Location: St. John's , NL , Confederation Building, 1st Floor West Block
100 Prince Philip Drive, P.O. Box 8700
Type(s) of Advocacy: Addictions, Crisis Services, Health, Mental Health
Telephone: (709) 729–4984
Advocacy Description: The Department of Health and Community Services provides a lead role in policy, planning, program development, and support to the four regional health authorities and other mandated health and...
Tags: government, healthcare
Location: St. John's , NL , 44 Torbay Road
Box # 9, Nuport Building
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Immigrants and Refugees, Multicultural, Women
Telephone: 1-709-726-0321
Advocacy Description: MWONL is a provincial based voluntary, non-profit organization for multicultural women and their families. Programs and Services include:00 Career Development and Employment Support Health and...
Tags: social support, women, women's advocacy
Location: St. John's , NL , Suite 300, 251 Empire Ave
Type(s) of Advocacy: Family, Legal Aid, Legal Assistance
Telephone: 709-753-7860
Advocacy Description: Legal Aid provides a range of legal services to low income individuals in Newfoundland and Labrador in the areas of family and criminal law. Those who are eligible can access the service of one of...
Tags: criminal law, family law, legal aid, legal assistance
Location: St. John's , NL , 360 Topsail Road, Suite 101
Type(s) of Advocacy: Crisis Services, Violence, Women
Telephone: (709) 747-7757
Advocacy Description: NLSACPC provides non-judgmental support and essential services to adults impacted by sexual violence. Our members work toward the prevention and eradication of sexual violence in all forms through...
Tags: abuse prevention, crisis line, crisis support, sexual abuse, women fleeing abuse
Location: St. John's , NL , 74 O’Leary Avenue
P.O. Box 8414
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Family
Telephone: 709-722-0790
Advocacy Description: The Newfoundland & Labrador Association For Community Living (NLACL) is a provincial advocacy association dedicated to developing communities that welcome persons with developmental disabilities...
Tags: advocacy, developmental disabilities, resource centre
Location: St. John’s , NL , 21 Crosbie Place
P.O. Box 8700
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy
Telephone: 709-729-2709
Advocacy Description: In the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Human Rights Code sets out rules that ensure the protection of individuals from discrimination and harassment. The Human Rights Commission works hard...
Tags: human rights
Location: St. John's , NL , Suite 227, 31 Peet Street, Tara Place
Type(s) of Advocacy: Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI)
Telephone: (709) 722-2643
Advocacy Description: Public Legal Information Association of NL (PLIAN) is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating Newfoundlanders and Labradorians about the law. They provide public legal education and...
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